'“It's exciting to get a chance to play again,'' said Ray, who has been skating regularly on his own and staying in shape. “It's going to be a lot of hard work but I'm looking forward to going.'''
Archives for February 13, 2004
'A 14-year veteran, Ray played five games with the Senators last season and recorded five penalty minutes. Before being dealt to Ottawa on March 10, Ray had spent his entire career with the Buffalo Sabres.'
'For his career, Ray has played in 894 games, compiling 3,193 penalty minutes with 40 goals and 50 assists.'
‘Ray, who has been working as a television commentator in Buffalo since the start of the season, will join the Senators on Sunday.’
'"He's had stretches where he's really played well. He's got tremendous work ethic on and off the ice, tremendous leadership. He was bothered by an injury (to his shoulder) for some time, and that was a little setback for him. Now that he's gone through that, he's really bounced back and is pushing hard to be one of our best players here down the stretch."'
'After tonight, the Sabres play only two more games against Western Conference teams (St. Louis and Columbus).'